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Feb 9, 2013 7:00am EST
tried to push rosa parks to the back of a bus. separate but equal is determined that black and white people could not possibly drink from the same water fountain, eat at the same table or use the same toilets. separate but equal are the words that justified sending children to different schools from their white kids, schools that would fail them and condemn them to a life of poverty. it is an excerpt from the book of segregationists and racists, the same statement, the same idea, the same delusion that we borrow in this country to say women could vote but only if they were married and only when they were over 30. it is the same night eddie that gave way for my dad being a citizen when he arrived in 1956 but refused by landlords and proclaim no grand, no irish, no dock. entrenched who he was, who our friends could be and what our lives could become. this is not separate but equal, it is separate and discriminated, separate and browbeaten, separate and subjugated. as long as there is one rule for one and another for them we allow the barriers to exist and go unchallenged. as long as ou
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